Ignorance And Denialism, Not COVID-19, Is The Greatest Pandemic Threatening America

  by Tony Wyman   “Either America will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States.” – W.E.B DuBois   In the seminal novel about a dystopian totalitarian future 1984, author George Orwell penned the line “Ignorance is Strength” as one of the three slogans of the dictatorial political party of “Big Brother” that […]

The “Bernie Bros” May Put Trump In The White House Just Like in ’16

  by Tony Wyman   If it wasn’t for the 2016 flare-up of Bernie Sanders‘ supporters, America wouldn’t be suffering through the fourth year of the worst presidency in the nation’s history. Yes, Bernie Bros, you are the reason Hillary Clinton lost to Donald Trump four years ago.  A whopping 12% of you threw your […]

The Electoral College, Faithless Electors and 2020 – What Could Possibly Go Wrong?

by Richard Cameron   The Electoral College, “Faithless Electors” and the 2020 US Presidential Election   As if the uncertainties that loom over the 2020 Presidential election are not severe and sobering enough, mainly featuring the ongoing efforts of the Russian regime of Vladimir Putin to subvert America’s most vital democratic process – another contingency […]

The United States is Backsliding Towards Autocracy and Taking the World With Her

by Tony Wyman “Democracy in Retreat.” That was the headline for the annual assessment of global freedom completed recently by Freedom House, the independent watchdog group founded in 1941 and headquartered in Washington, D.C. that works to expand freedom and democracy in countries around the world. The year 2018 marked the 13th consecutive decline in world […]

The Mechanics Of Donald Trump And Vladimir Putin’s Disinformation Operations

by Kseniya Kirillova While analyzing all that is happening today in the United States, I’ve often noticed the striking similarity between the behavior and propaganda of President Trump with his entourage and President Putin’s Russia. The similarities are so obvious that sometimes it seems that Trump and his team’s methodologies were written in Moscow. Renown Russian opposition […]

Collusion – Where Is The Actual Crime?

By Lynda Bryant-Work   Collusion. Collusion. Collusion. The collusion drama plot thickens. The tangled web between President Donald Trump and Russia continues to get darker and the Jerry Springer-like antics of the president on Twitter and misinformation cloud the issue. As most know, Donald Trump Jr., the president’s son, revealed that he, along with Trump’s […]

Journalists: Free Press in Danger of Extinction

By Lynda Bryant-Work   Freedom of the press is on the verge of collapse and with it goes liberty. Around the world in 2017, a total of 65 media workers and journalists were killed, 326 imprisoned and 54 held hostage. The deadliest countries for journalists are Syria, Mexico, Afghanistan, Iraq and the Philippines. Countries holding […]